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Toilet Tank Runs for a Second and the Water Level in the Tank Drops
Category : Home & Garden
A toilet’s tank should maintain the same water level between flushes, so when the water level drops and the tank refills periodically you need to start looking for problems with the toilet. Leaks in the tank allow water to escape when it should stay put, and leaks may allow water to damage the bathroom floor and the ceiling that sits below unless you take steps to fix the toilet. Phantom

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How to Make a 29 Gallon Fish Tank Into a Salt Water Tank
Category : Pets
Saltwater fish have amazing colors and are truly breathtaking to view. Having a saltwater fish tank in your home can be a daily joy and an interesting hobby. However, setting up and maintaining a saltwater aquarium is not for the faint hearted. It requires much preparation, patience, and consistency, but the end result will be well worth it.Difficulty:ModerateInstructions Things You'll Need

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How to Restore the Bacteria in a Septic Tank System Aeration Tank
Category : Home & Garden
An aeration septic system is used when a conventional system is not practical. This may be due to space limitations, terrain issues, or the type of soil present. An aeration system requires more frequent pumpings and is more susceptible to problems caused by contaminants entering the system. The aeration system uses the bacteria present in the waste products as well as bacteria present in the air

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How to Convert a Rectangle Live Well Tank Into a Shad Tank
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
Converting a rectangular live well tank to a shad tank will save handy fishermen the hundreds of dollars it would cost to purchase a new shad tank. The project requires minimal knowledge of construction and is usually completed in a weekend, so you spend less time in the shop and more time on the lake. A converted tank allows fishing enthusiasts to take more live bait with them on a fishing excurs

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How to Flush a Hot Water Tank to Clear Sediment Out of the Tank
Category : Home & Garden
Water heaters accumulate sediment in the bottom of the tank regardless of the water source. The sediment consists of minerals, sand and gravel. Over time, the built-up debris lessens the efficiency of the heater. The sediment may also damage the tank and the heating elements in electric-powered water heaters. Draining or flushing the water heater should be a part of a six-month maintenance process

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How to Turn a Freshwater Tank Into a Salt Water Tank
Category : Pets
An aquarium full of fish and other wildlife is a simple and relatively easy way to bring animals into your life. Keeping a saltwater tank opens up a realm of new possibilities. Saltwater fish are more colorful than freshwater fish, and there is a greater variety of marine life that can live in saltwater. But saltwater tanks also come with greater challenges, like maintaining the water alkalinity a

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How to Turn a 10 Gallon Tank Into an Arboreal Tank
Category : Pets
Many reptile species prefer vertically oriented tanks or enclosures that offer plenty of climbing space rather than floor room. Arboreal-style tanks can be difficult to come across, however, and costly to purchase from specialty reptile shops. A standard 10 gallon terrarium or aquarium can be easily converted into an arboreal cage for your reptile simply by standing the cage on end and building a

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How Do I Change My Guerrilla Air Tank to a Low Pressure Tank?
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
Guerrilla air tanks are small air tanks used to charge paintball guns. They are typically set at high pressure when purchased. Some people prefer lower pressure, and some paintball guns require less pressure. You can lower the pressure in your Guerrilla tank by changing the shims on the air nozzle. It removes easily with a hex wrench. You can have your Guerrilla tank switched to low pressure in l

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How to Transfer Home Heating Oil Into a New Tank From the Old Tank
Category : Home & Garden
If you have oil left in your old heating oil tank after replacing it with a new one, you can save on fuel expenses by transferring the remaining heating oil to the new tank. All it takes is an inexpensive and easy-to-use siphon pump available at your local hardware store. Siphon pumps come in several varieties. They can be operated by hand, plugged into a wall socket or powered with batteries. The

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Twin Tank Vs. Single Tank Air Compressor
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
Air compressors are used for many different jobs and hobbies. They are found anywhere from commercial shops to private households and are made in a variety of sizes. Depending on what you are using it for, you may need either a single or twin tank compressor. DescriptionAir compressors may be electric or gas powered. They also can be portable or fixed-position machines. Fixed-position machines

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